Kalsubai Trek Highest Peak of Maharashtra 2017

     Kalsubai

Kalsubai Trek - Highest Peak of Maharashtra 

Trek Kalsubai Peak with height of 1646m or 5400Feets is famous as the highest peaks in Maharashtra. Kalsubai Mountain lies in the Sahyadri mountain range falling under kalsubai harishchandragad wildlife sanctuary . Kalsubai Height being the highest peak, it commands a beautiful view. Since Bhandardara Dam and Kalsubai Peak is extremely famous, enough effort has been made to make this trek easy. There are steel railings, chains and ladders at places where it is difficult to climb.

 

Batches for Kalsubai Trek October 2017

    • 28th 29th October 2017

    • 4th 5th November 2017

    • 11th 12th November 2017

    • 18th 19th November 2017 

    • 25th 26th November 2017

 

  • Trek Leader - Rajesh Mhaddalkar
  • Night Trek Kalsubai Cost - Rs 1200 per person 

Event Details

Kalsubai Trek Event Details

  • Kalsubai Trek Difficult Level Medium 
  • Night Kalsubai Trek Endurance Level High
  • Base Village Kalsubai Trek Bari
  • Region: Igatpuri / Bhandardara 
  • Total time required for climbing Kalsubai Peak 4 hours one way
  • Duration: 1 Night 1 Day
  • Climbing Kalsubai Trek Distance 5.5 km one way  
  • Kaslubai Peak Height 1646 metres
  • Highest Peak of Maharashtra Kaslubai Peak in feet 5400

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Kalsubai Trek Map

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Event Itinerary

Kalsubai Trek Event Itinerary

Day 1

Mumbai (CST)  22:50

  • Byculla          22:57
  • Dadar            23:05
  • Kurla              23:13
  • Ghatkopar      23:18
  • Thane            23:34
  • Dombivili         23:57
  • Kalyan            24:07
  • Kasara            01:18

 

01:20 Hrs  - Assemble at Kasara Railway Station near ticket counter

01:20 - 03:30 Hrs    Travel from Kasara Railway Station to Bari Village

                               

Day 2

  • 03:30 – 04:15 Hrs        Rest in Bari village
  • 04:15 Hrs                    Trek Mount Kalsubai Peak starts

  • 08:15 Hrs                    Reach Kalsubai Shikhar 

  • 08:00 – 10:15 Hrs       Tea & Snacks on Kalsubai Peak

  • 10:15 Hrs                    Start descending Mount Kalsubai Bhandardara

  • 12:00 Hrs                    Lunch Base Village Bari

  • 13:15 – 14:30 Hrs       Travel by Jeep from Bari Village to Kasara Railway Station  

  • 15:15 Hrs                    Disperse at Kasara Railway Station

 

 Cost Includes

  • 1 veg Breakfast and Lunch
  • Trek Leader Expertise Charges
  • Travel Kasara to Kasara by Local Jeep

 

Cost Excludes

  • All kinds of Extra Meals / soft drinks ordered
  • Insurance, tips, Porters, bottled mineral water, aerated drinks etc
  • Any kind of personal expenses
  • Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the cost includes above
  • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like road blocks, bad weather

 

Please note missing the train is missing Night Kalsubai trek no refund will be provided

 

How to Register

Batches of Trek Kalsubai Peak 2017

28th 29th October 2017- Buy Ticket - 

 

4th 5th November 2017

11th 12th November 2017  

18th 19th November 2017 

25th 26th November 2017

 

For registration and confirmation transfer Rs. 1200.00 per person in the given a/c

 

Account Name - Treks and Trails 

Bank Name - Axis Bank

Account Number - 917020047534079

Branch: Churchgate – Mumbai

IfSC Code -  UTIB0000695

Account Type - Current Account

 

Once payment is done, please send an email to   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  with

  1. Transaction ID
  2. Each Kalsubai Peak Participant Name
  3. Each Kalsubai Peak Paticipant Email ID
  4. Each Participant Kalsubai Peak Trek mobile phone number
  5. Emergency contact number

For any queries please call or email:

  • Treks and Trails Mumbai 8828746865 ( 11 am to 7 pm only )
  • Rajesh Mhaddalkar +919869629288 / +919768341848 (Trek Leader)

 

Cancellation Policy Mount Kalsubai Trek

  • 50 % refund if notified via phone conversation 3 days prior to the event date.
  • No refund if the cancellation requested is less than 3 days. No show No Refund.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another person against cancellation.

 

Kalsubai Trek Photos

Kalsubai Trek Photos

 

Kalsubai Photos

 

 

Things to Carry

First-trek-essentials - http://www.treksandtrails.org/index.php/18-explore-more/546-first-trek-essentials

Important Gear required

Backpack

  • One Day pack + rain cover 20 - 40 litres
  • Identity proof (must)

Head Gear

  • Head torch with extra batteries - Hand torch an alternative
  • Sun Cap - Sun Glasses

Clothes

  • Two Full Trekking Pants - Quick Dry Material
  • Two T-shirts - Full sleeves - Quick Dry Material
  • Wear dark coloured clothes
  • Avoid wearing white coloured clothes 
  • Avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments

Walking Gear

  • Walking stick advisable
  • Trekking shoes with good grip on wet rocks 
  • Please avoid wearing sports shoes they have very less grip, Prefer Trekking shoes only
  • Campus Trekking Shoes you can buy Rs 800 only good investment 
  • Floaters / Flip - flops 1 Pair (Optional) to relax after trek
  • Avoid wearing repaired shoes or old shoes they will not last on this trek

Water & Food

  • Water bottle / Hydration bag 2 - 3 litres
  • Snacks - Energy bars - Dry fruits - Glucon D - Ors Powder

Medicine & Doctor

  • Personal Medical Kit - Please carry First Aid Kit
  • Please visit your Doctor before starting any outdoor trek or activity
  • Sunscreen cream - Hand sanitiser
  • Odomos

Rainwear & Monsoon Precaution

  • Rain Jacket - Poncho - Waterproof pants if you don’t want to get wet
  • Dry Bag or Plastic bag to keep clothes dry 
  • Double pack your valuables / phones in plastic bags
  • Carry alternate cheap phone or dry bag for phone and power-bank for charging
  • Heavy Rains are expected, so pack your bags accordingly to save them from getting wet

Event Itinerary & Safety First

  • Please read the event itinerary
  • Trekking is a specialist activity please come prepared
  • Check you shoes, make sure your shoes are sturdy repaired ones or old shoes will not last in mountains.
  • While trekking there is no one to impress so please don’t worry about fashion and bring sturdy gear which can survive mountain climate.
  • If you have good gear there is no need to invest in new gear

Physical - Mental - Medical Preparation

  • Physical and positive frame of mind will help you keep pace.
  • Bring your personal medication and basic first aid
  • Visit a doctor for approval and judge your fitness before enrolling any trekking activity
  • Stay calm during during difficult moments it will help you.
  • Keep leeway in your travel plans just in case, mountain weather can affect your travel plans
  • Dont worry about shoes getting wet while crossing streams or gear getting damage while trekking you can always replace them, but injury will lead to end of trek

How to protect your gear

  • Rain cover for your backpack will help keep your backpack dry and protect it from thorns and rocks.
  • Dry bag / Waterproof kitbag to keep your clothes and gadgets dry and protected
  • Dont walk with your phones or camera in hand one slip and you can damage your expensive gadgets

Be a Cool Traveller

  • Stay Organised by keeping necessary toiletries handy
  • Smile and be courteous with locals and other travellers
  • Learn local greetings Namaste / Julay / Salaam it will help you connect with people.
  • Be environment friendly carry water bottle which can be refilled instead of purchasing bottled water
  • Dont create extra plastic waste with food wrappers always leave the campsite cleaned
  • Carry your garbage back home and dispose it, Kalsubai Mountain is eco sensitive area 
  • Follow Directions of Trek Leader
  • Respect Local People 

 

Event Rules

Kalsubai Trek - Treks and Trails India Event Rules

  1. Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited.
  2. No Risky Selfies are allowed
  3. Listening to Music on speakers or earphone not allowed
  4. Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding.
  5. Treks and Trails reserves all the right to change / deviate / cancel the plans without prior notice.
  6. Telephonic confirmation is mandatory, if unable to contact us, please send us a text message.
  7. Sleeveless, low neck, figure hugging shirts / tops, short pants, hot pants not allowed.
  8. Please do not carry handbags or jolas or sling bags. 
  9. Trekking is specialist activity do not consider this as picnic 
  10. Any adventure sports is prone to risk and injuries 
  11. Do not feed wild animals 

 

Medical Disclosures

Disclosures on medical conditions and Event Risk Profile - Kalsubai Trek

It is mandatory that you visit your personal physician before enrolling for the trip if you suffer from any illness of any kind and disclose the same and your medical history to the organizers of the trip so that best possible arrangements can be carried out post approval. As organizers of the trip, we will be responsible for providing basic first aid throughout the trip. In case of unexpected mishaps or accidents, we will arrange for the injured patron to be taken to the nearest medical hospital wherever possible. The medical expenses will have to be borne by the patrons themselves. The cost mentioned above is for Indian citizens ONLY payable in Indian Rupees.

Wear good trekking shoes. Take care while walking / climbing / trekking. Wearing of any valuables, ornaments, jewellery etc. is prohibited. Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Trekking or any adventure activity is potentially risky. For all these events, you are at your own risk. Organizers are not responsible for any accident or compensation in whatsoever manner. We should strictly follow the code of conduct, to avoid troubling our fellow trekkers or other people from our group or outside. Do not misinterpret it as a PICNIC or LEISURE TOUR. We all are going for an adventurous and interesting trekking expedition. Note, this trek route does not have any fixed/proper/appropriate washrooms or bathrooms.

{FAQ Kalsubai Peak Trek}

Frequently Asked Questions

  1.  Can we drive till Bari Village Kalsubai Maharashtra? 

       Yes

 2. Kalsubai Map - Drive Through Map ?

     Please refer google maps or google earth 

 

3. Distance from Mumbai Kalsubai - highest peak in Maharashtra ?

    Four hours drive from Mumbai - 155 km approx

 

4. Distance from Pune Kalsubai - highest peak in Maharashtra ?

    Five hours drive from Mumbai - 180 km approx

       

5. Number of days required for this event?

    One days and One Night

 

6. Where can we park our cars?

    Base Village at your own risk 

 

7. Is there any parking charge?
    

    Yes.

 

8. Do you provide sleeping bags?

    Sleeping bag NO - For hygiene reasons we don't provide sleeping bags

   

9. Are Toilet Available on Kalsubai Mountain?

    Not available During the trek toilets are not available

    Provision for toilet tents will be made at Villagers House - eastern style commode

 

10. Do Single Travellers Female signup for these events ?

      We have 60 - 40 % or more Male - Female ratios on our events 

      Many Single Travelling Female join our events 

 

11. Are Kids allowed on treks ?

      Kids below 15 with Parents supervision only

 

12. What type of food will be provided ?

      Food preference only Veg local home cooked is available

 

13. Phone Connectivity ?

      Limited phone connectivity available for most cellular services

 

14. Where will we stay ?

      No Homestay is required for this event

 

15. Is cash payment or spot payment accepted ?

     

  • Cash payment is not accepted
  • Registration against 100% upfront payment only via Paytm / UPI / NEFT / IMPS / Payment Getaway on the spot payment not accepted
  • We need to book in advance bus / jeep and make other arrangements upfront payment is must 

 

16. Will i get bottled water ?

      Normal well water shall be provided

 

17. Can i charge my phone ?

      No electricity. Please carry a power bank if required

 

18. How is the weather now ?

      Summer Temperature Night 17- Day 39°C approx.

      Monsoon it rains very heavily please double pack your expensive phones and gadgets 

     

19.Can we smoke or drink alcohol ?

     People caught smoking or drinking alcohol will be asked to exit event on immediate basis.

 

20. Can we listen to music on bluetooth speaker ? 

     Listening to music on earphones or bluetooth speaker is not allowed while trekking, bluetooth speaker not allowed inside homestay 

 

21. How do i make payment ?

      You can pay online on our website in how to register tabs.

 

22.  Kalsubai hotels ?

       Local villagers offer dormitory homestay

       List of Hotels Kalsubai

  • MTDC Bhandardara
  • Anandvan Resort
  • Yash Resort
  • Hotel Samadhan

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28th 29th October 2017

For Registrations Call  -  Rajesh Mhaddalkar - 9869629288 / 9768341848 - Treks and Trails Mumbai - 8828746865

1. Trek to Lohagad Fort on 28th October 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/ybJC30cNMA7  - Rs 900.00 per person.

2. Karnala Fort Trek on 29th October 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/orGt30fEBK7Rs 800.00 per person.

3. Devkund Waterfall Trek on 29thOctober 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/ESzd30fu4IW  - Rs 1300.00 per person.

4. Trek to Kalsubai on 28th 29th October 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/hApt30aU7UU  -  Rs 1200.00 per person.

5. Overnight Trek to Rajmachi and Kondane Caves on 28th 29th October 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/Ygcf30aU7Pm -  Rs 1500.00 per person.

6. Lonavala Camping - Pavna Dam Camping on 28th 29th October2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/GqW330eAc5N - Rs 1800.00 per person.

7. About Kaas Plateau 28th 29th OctoberLearn More - http://ow.ly/Kicu30eC6t8   - Rs 2200.00 per person. 

 

 

4th 5th November 2017

For Registrations Call  -  Rajesh Mhaddalkar - 9869629288 / 9768341848 - Treks and Trails Mumbai - 8828746865

1. Trek to Lohagad Fort on 4th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/ybJC30cNMA7  - Rs 900.00 per person

2. Trek to Kalsubai on 4th 5th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/hApt30aU7UU  -  Rs 1200.00 per person.

3. Overnight Trek to Rajmachi and Kondane Caves on 4th 5th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/Ygcf30aU7Pm -  Rs 1500.00 per person.

4. Lonavala Camping - Pavna Dam Camping on 4th 5th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/GqW330eAc5N - Rs 1800.00 per person.

 

 

11th 12th November 2017

For Registrations Call  -  Rajesh Mhaddalkar - 9869629288 / 9768341848 - Treks and Trails Mumbai - 8828746865

1. Trek to Lohagad Fort on 11th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/ybJC30cNMA7  - Rs 900.00 per person

2. Trek to Kalsubai on 11th 12th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/hApt30aU7UU  -  Rs 1200.00 per person.

3. Overnight Trek to Rajmachi and Kondane Caves on 11th 12th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/Ygcf30aU7Pm -  Rs 1500.00 per person.

4. Lonavala Camping - Pavna Dam Camping on 11th 12th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/GqW330eAc5N - Rs 1800.00 per person.

 

 

18th 19th November 2017

For Registrations Call  -  Rajesh Mhaddalkar - 9869629288 / 9768341848 - Treks and Trails Mumbai - 8828746865

1. Trek to Lohagad Fort on 18th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/ybJC30cNMA7  - Rs 900.00 per person

2. Trek to Kalsubai on 18th 19th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/hApt30aU7UU  -  Rs 1200.00 per person.

3. Overnight Trek to Rajmachi and Kondane Caves on 18th 19th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/Ygcf30aU7Pm -  Rs 1500.00 per person.

4. Lonavala Camping - Pavna Dam Camping on 18th 19th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/GqW330eAc5N - Rs 1800.00 per person.

 

 

25th 26th November 2017

For Registrations Call  -  Rajesh Mhaddalkar - 9869629288 / 9768341848 - Treks and Trails Mumbai - 8828746865

1. Trek to Lohagad Fort on 25th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/ybJC30cNMA7  - Rs 900.00 per person

2. Trek to Kalsubai on 25th 26th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/hApt30aU7UU  -  Rs 1200.00 per person.

3. Overnight Trek to Rajmachi and Kondane Caves on 25th 26th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/Ygcf30aU7Pm -  Rs 1500.00 per person.

4. Lonavala Camping - Pavna Dam Camping on 25th 26th November 2017 Learn More - http://ow.ly/GqW330eAc5N - Rs 1800.00 per person.